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Gemma runs the Edinburgh Marathon for Fen House

G Chaplin.jpg Gemma Chaplin is running the Edinburgh Marathon for Fen House, the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust service in Ely. Her initial fundraising target was £325 but she has already raised £530.

Daniel Yorath House is recognised with a ‘Good’ CQC report

male service user working with occupational therapist in Daniel Yorath House Staff at Daniel Yorath House were delighted that one of their supported houses achieved a ‘Good’ rating in it’s latest CQC report. The report highlighted: "Staff supported people in the least restrictive way possible."

NHS Education for Scotland to provide bursary funding to support attendance at BIRT Conference

BIRT 2015 Lo-Res-005.jpg NHS Education for Scotland have kindly provided some bursary funding, for up to £250 per applicant, to support attendance at the BIRT Conference, 2017. Learn more about how to apply for the funding.

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Outcome report and case studies

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) provides a full continuum of services to meet the need of individuals at any stage and requirement.

Our annual Outcome Report highlights changes to service user behaviour during and after their rehabilitation at BIRT’s centres

We welcome your feedback about all our services. Let us know your thoughts via our satisfaction survey.

Meet some of the people that have benefited from our brain injury rehabilitation services and see how we could help you or your family. We invite you to meet some of the people who have benefited from brain injury rehabilitation with us.

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About us

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) aims to provide the best quality neurobehavioural rehabilitation for people with complex and challenging needs after brain injury.

BIRT is committed to seeking new and imaginative solutions to meet the needs of our service users. Our clinicians regularly carry out research, working in close collaboration with academic institutions on a range of projects. Find out more information on our current research projects.

The BIRT Guide to Living has been highly commended by the British Medical Association for meeting the needs of patients.

NHS England’s Improving Rehabilitation Services Programme has recently launched new commissioning guidance for Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and their local partners. Read our Top Ten Tips response to the NHS Commissioning Guidelines.

We’re counting down to the BIRT Conference 2017 on 27th - 28th September!
Programme revealed and bookings now open. Early booking discounts of up to £50 are available for a limited time.